Serious motorcycle crash on Southern Downs

BE VIGILANT: Parents are being warned to keep an eye on their kids during the holidays.

Woman injured in motorcycle crash

Jay Laga’aia performs for Clifton kids

G’DAY JAY: Jay Laga'aia performing at Clifton State School for Under Eights Week.

Jay Laga'aia performed to 400 under eights.

Warwick furniture store latest business set to shut up shop

Warwick Furniture Court owner Steve Oakland says a downturn in the economy is behind his decision to close his store later in the year.

Furniture Court to close down in October







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LETTER: Desperate hope to find little brother

HAVE you ever despaired over someone you have lost, wondering if they are well and happy?

LETTER: Our new police officers look like pack horses

Constable Mairead Devlin outside Roma Street Police Headquarters.

Let’s also not forget the helmet to protect their heads.

LETTER: Negative gearing a working class dud from day one

Real Estate "sold" sign with red brick building and trees blurry in the background

Falling house prices would not be such a bad thing

LETTERS: Are the big parties taking us for granted?

Warren Truss is under fire from three letter writers.

Our letter writers are not happy with Warren Truss

Why you should never buy a brand new car

Think of how much you'll lose in depreciation.

Strange Politics: Devils, cows and a goldfish

Pollies drag the animal kingdom through the mud

OPINION: I’ve twice been rejected by the NBN

The NBN roll out has been carried out at snail-like speed.  Photo: Trevor Veale

Kevin Rudd was elected in 2007 partly on his NBN promise


She’ll be apples in Stanthorpe as festival kicks off

Jonathan Apple, festival president John Thouard, former Young Ambassadors Miriam Spina and Taylah Wantling and Isabella Grape welcomed the start of the 2016 Festival.

It’s a great start for the 10 days of festival ahead'

The best retro movies of the week? May 27 - June 3

Gregory Peck Photo Contributed

This week TV fan get to see Tom Cruise in a 1980s classics

‘Put up or shut up’ on farm milk price

DAIRY farmers need to borrow trade union strategies and fight as one for a fair deal from processors.

Disaster funding uncertain and could hurt ratepayers

Cooberrie Park wildlife keeper Kieron Smedley has a look around the park that was demolished in Cyclone Marcia. Below left: Man walks his dog down Gladstone Road after the 2011 Fitzroy River flood.

$1.3B payment was split in two and delayed for 12 and 24 mths

Coles and Woolworths' dairy war hurts CQ farmers

Michael and Aaron Clews, from Slatewood dairy farm in Rossmoya, discuss the impact of supermarket milk wars on Central Queensland farmers and economy.

Dairy price war impacting $70 million injected into CQ economy

Queensland dairy industry struggling as farmers hit wall

"...now they’re not producing enough milk to cover Queensland"

Website to tackle suicide as Mendoza pleads for funds

A graph showing suicide rates of electorates.

Graph shows the regions alarming suicide statistics

Fraser Coast workers earn $10,000 below Brisbane average

Cash money   Photo:Barry Leddicoat / Sunshine Coast Daily

Fraser Coast workers are earning $10,000 less than Brisbane median.

Senator supports Fair Go for our region

FAIR GO: Tracy Dobie, David Littleproud and Senator Matt Canavan share a common goal of encouraging growth in regional areas.

Senator Matt Canavan was in town Friday afternoon.

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Oh my cod! Big catch in Mann River

Curtis Parker holds his catch of the day an Eastern Cod caught on the Mann River.

Giant eastern cod landed from kayak

Diving Vanuatu opens up a whole new world

Diving in Vanuatu.

Wrecks and reefs perfect for divers of all abilities

Fancy a 4WD adventure on Moreton Island?

OWNERS CLUB: Testing the MU-X in its element as part of the Isuzu-backed I-Venture Club and its stunning outings for owners.

Isuzu ownership has its benefits

The real reasons alcohol makes us feel good

Why have we been drinking alcohol for the last 10,000 years?

Weekend Cook: The days of bland meals are gone

Huli means ‘turn’ in Hawaiian.

Huli-huli chicken is the recipe to try this weekend.

South Korea's hangover-fighting ice cream

Apparently there's a new way to shake that hangover

Salvos deal with family pain in wake of suicide

Domestic violence spiked in Logan over the Christmas and New Year break.Photo illustration Claudia Baxter JA1310BZZ

Captain Jo Chant has witnessed the devastating affects of suicide.

50 tablets 'enough to kill a person', teen took 100

Sheridan attempted to end her own life after swallowing more than 100 tablets used to treat her mother's medical condition.

Mum’s heartache as Ipswich teenager overdoses on tablets

2016 Kia Cerato hatch and sedan road test and review

UPGRADED: New Kia Cerato hatch and sedan models come in four grades, each with the same 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine and starting from under $20,000 drive away with free auto gearbox.

New style, spec and safety for MY2017 Kia Cerato

Own Sunshine Coast property? You’re about to make money

UP AND UP: Property owners are likely to win from rent and price increases but tenants and first home buyers might not be so happy. Photo: Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily

Good new for property owners, not so good for buyers and tenants.

Sale nears on last large block of land in Coolum

The 43.37ha property on South Coolum Rd has sold.

South Coolum Rd property to be land banked